Career Development

Ready to make your next career move?

We can guide you through your employment search, help you branch out into a new field, and learn new skills to make you stand out from the crowd.

  • Job coaching and mentoring
  • Online training and test preparation
  • Resume writing and job search assistance

Meet Your Virtual Job Coach

Our local virtual job coaches work with you one-on-one to help you build a plan that suits your needs. We are here to help with everything from finding a job, editing a resume, refreshing your interview skills and identifying training to help you further your career.

Explore digital career resources 

Adult Learning Center
Achieve your learning and career goals with live one-on-one academic coaching, practice test center, writing lab, and skill building.

Classes and Tutorials
Learn how to use new software for your industry, like Excel or Photoshop. Study a language or just pick up the basics. Learn for your career or your own enjoyment, with courses on photography, guitar, and much more.

Job Tools (JobNow)
Provides users with a host of services to help in every step of the job search process including job searching, resume template, professional resume review, and live interview coaching.

Test Preparation
Prepare to pass tests with study materials and online practice tests. Exams include the ASVAB, TOEFL, TOEIC, NCLEX, civil service, firefighter, law enforcement, real estate license, accountant/auditor exams and more.

Tools for Veterans (VetNow)
Supports your community's veterans and their families with navigating the VA bureaucracy, providing academic tutoring, and employment transition assistance. Live navigation support is available, and all navigators are veterans. This resource is supported in whole or in part by funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library.

Have Questions?
Which branch has job coaching near me?

Our career coaches are available for virtual coaching sessions only at this time.

Are resume review services free?

Yes, you can get resume help from the Adult Learning Center, an online service free to anyone with a valid Sacramento Public Library card. You can also access free resume review tools via Job Tools.

I don’t have an email account. How do I sign up for job coaching?

No problem. Call us at (916) 264-2920 to make an appointment for job coaching. Our job coaches can also help you set up a free email account to assist with your job hunt.

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